The Candidates' Supporters Are Not So Botty After All

More than three-quarters of each candidate's retweeters appear to be real Twitter users, with less than 4 percent exhibiting obvious bot behavior.

3.4

1.7

3.2

Trump

Clinton

Sanders

Likely a bot

(60 to 100)

15.1

22.4

20.2

Maybe a bot

(40 to 59)

83.4

76.5

74.1

Not a bot

(0 to 39)

Clinton

Sanders

Trump

3.4 - Bot

3.2

1.7

15.1

20.2

22.4 - Maybe bot

83.4

76.5

74.1 - Not bot